In 1964 he graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Chemistry and completed his doctoral studies at the same university. As a chemistry engineer, he continued his professional career as a researcher and manager at various private institutions.
Yogaya began in 1985 due to health problems. She continued her yoga practices with the late Müheyya İzer, one of Turkey's first yoga teachers, until 1997.
In 1997, he completed the "Yoga Instructor" course in Austria, organized by the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Association, and received an instructor certificate and started giving Hatha Yoga classes to groups in the same year.
Between 1998 and 2000 Bülent Turan and Sally Bradbrook attended "Feldenkrais - Awareness through Motion" and Ray Schwartz in "Body & Mind Centering" - "Body and mind integration" group work.